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Tech Fix: The Biggest Tech Failures and Successes of 2017
(BRIAN X. CHEN @ 13.12.2017 22:03)
Epic failures this year exposed your personal data to hackers, wasted your money on unnecessary or ethically dubious products and fed you misinformation.

Ajit Pai Nears His Biggest Win With Net Neutrality Repeal
(CECILIA KANG @ 14.12.2017 15:26)
Erasing the Obama-era internet rules on Thursday would help secure Mr. Pai?s reputation as one of the most efficient F.C.C. leaders in decades.

State of the Art: How 2017 Became a Turning Point for Tech Giants
(FARHAD MANJOO @ 13.12.2017 21:33)
For the first time, big tech companies began to accept responsibility in 2017 for how their platforms affect the world. The scope of that change remains unclear.

Tech We?re Using: Busting the Myths About A.I. Invading Our Lives
(CADE METZ @ 14.12.2017 01:32)
Cade Metz, a technology reporter for The Times, assesses the pitfalls of A.I. and the possibilities that Skynet will rule us.

Tech Tip: Drawing on the Desktop
(J. D. BIERSDORFER @ 14.12.2017 16:27)
If you don?t have a tablet or touch-screen device for your artwork, you can use an add-on pen and tablet to sketch on your computer.

Disney Makes Deal for 21st Century Fox, Reshaping Entertainment Landscape
(BROOKS BARNES @ 14.12.2017 16:19)
The acquisition of most of Rupert Murdoch?s entertainment empire makes Disney a true streaming competitor to services like Netflix and Amazon.

AT&T Agrees to Contract, and Union Backs Time Warner Deal
(NOAM SCHEIBER @ 14.12.2017 16:26)
Under the accord, if ratified, 20,000 wireless employees would get better pay and job protection, and the company would bring work back from overseas.

Uber Under Criminal Investigation, Justice Dept. Confirms in Letter to Court
(MIKE ISAAC @ 14.12.2017 02:07)
A document made public in court on Wednesday is a first acknowledgment by federal authorities of a criminal investigation into the ride-hailing company.

Facebook Sees Little Evidence of Russian Meddling in ?Brexit? Vote
(DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK @ 13.12.2017 20:43)
The social media giant?s statement came in response to questions from the British Parliament, but a British lawmaker questioned the findings.

Tech Tip: Moving Notes in Google Keep to Other Programs
(J. D. BIERSDORFER @ 13.12.2017 16:19)
The handy note-taking application includes an option to easily save your jottings as a word-processing document.



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